Some of the Other Stories 6.06.2018

Two men used a fraudulent credit card to steal about $12,000 worth of merchandise from Idler’s home appliance store Monday. Two men bought furniture and appliances at two locations, then drove off in a U-haul truck. Tuesday morning, Idler’s was notified the credit card was fraudulent. The name on the credit card, Dawayne Olguine matched…

Paso Robles City Council 6.06.2018

The Paso Robles city council talked about the hotel swap involving the River Lodge motel, and a new Hyatt Place proposed for the corner of Theater Drive and 46 West. Susan DeCarli introducing the measure last night. The hotelier, Mr. Rupesh Patel of San Jose, says the modular construction will be similar to what you…

Ian Parkinson 6.06.2018

Most of the winners in the election yesterday were pretty happy about the outcome. Sheriff Ian Parkinson was relieved. Sheriff Ian Parkinson talking about the challenges for him, his family and his staff at his campaign headquarters last night after winning reelection by a wide margin over challenger Greg Clayton. 62% for the sheriff, 38%…

Election 6.06.2018

The primary election results, and in most cases conclusive. One race remains undecided. That’s the supervisor race in the fourth district. Incumbent Lynn Compton in a virtual dead heat with challenger Jimmy Paulding. We’ll hear from supervisor Compton in a few moments. The winners include sheriff Ian Parkinson, who beat challenger Greg Clayton 62 to…

North County Weather 6.05.2018

Mostly sunny today in the north county, but much cooler, highs in the mid 80’s NW winds shifting to SW at 10-20 miles per hour Clear overnight, lows in the upper 40’s Westerly winds 10-15 miles per hour. Mostly sunny tomorrow, but cooler, highs in the upper 70’s tomorrow.

In Sports 6.05.2018

A big week for college baseball. The NCAA playoffs underway. From 64 teams, they’re down to 16. Those teams will play in the Super Regionals. The winners will advance to the college world series. Still alive in the play-offs, Cal State Fullerton, the only team from the Big West conference invited to the play offs.…

Paso Robles City Council 6.05.2018

Tonight, the Paso Robles city council meets at the library conference center. They’ll discuss the great hotel swap. Zenique hotels bought the old River Lodge motel near the 101 – 46 west intersection, then learned it can’t be developed because it’s a cultural icon in the community, so they negotiated a swap to build a…

Nacimiento Fire 6.05.2018

The fire at Lake Nacimiento late Sunday afternoon burned about 20 acres. Two modular homes were destroyed by the fire. The resort and the campgrounds were evacuated during the fire. Steve Skipharney of Cal Fire says fire season is again upon us. You’re advised to leave 100 foot of clearance around your home. You can…

Olsen Chandler Charrette 6.05.2018

The closing presentation for the proposed Olsen Chandler ranch development attracting about 75 people to Virginia Peterson elementary school last night. Brian Wright facilitated the meeting. He shared maps and drawings which the developers’ planners worked up over the weekend. That’s after meeting with local residents and city staff last week. The plans include just…